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Posted on: November 17, 2018

Five Displaced in Mobile Home Fire

813 Naylor Ave

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department's District 1, Engine 4, and Rescue 2 responded to a mobile home fire at 813 Naylor Avenue just before 7:00 Saturday night.

Crews were able to see flames coming from the unit upon arrival. Fortunately, everyone was out and unharmed. 

According to Battalion Chief Brian Lowe, firefighters were able to get the fire extinguished quickly. However, a total of five people (2 ...

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Fire & Rescue
Posted on: November 17, 2018

Early Morning Fire on Janell Trail

2448 Janell Trail

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue's District 9, Engine 10, and Ladder 2 responded to a fire at 2448 Janell Trail just before 6:00 Saturday morning.

The crews arrived to find the two story home's garage fully involved and making its way into the house. 

Crews were able to extinguish the fire quickly. However, the garage will likely be a total loss according to Battalion Chief Mark McCluskey.&a...

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Fire & Rescue
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Thanksgiving Week Safety Tips from MFRD


With the upcoming holiday week that is sure to have many of our citizens in the kitchen, Murfreesboro Fire Rescue wants to remind everyone of some important safety information.

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day, Christmas Eve, and the day before Thanksgiving. The NFPA also reports that in 2016, U. S. fire departments respon...

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Fire & Rescue
Posted on: November 15, 2018


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Presented by Oaklands Mansion


Usher in the holiday season with an enchanting tour of historic homes and landmarks. The annual Oaklands Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes is slated for December 1, 2018, from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  The tou...

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Fire & Rescue
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Four MFRD Personnel Promoted


Four MFRD personnel were recently promoted due to retirements and departures from the department.

David Bricker and Chase Martin were promoted to Captain and Matt Roeger and Matthew Twomey were promoted to Engineer.

“We could not be more proud of these individuals,” said Fire Rescue Chief Mark Foulks. “They have worked har...

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Fire & Rescue